In an editorial this morning the National Catholic Reporter reminds us why in 2006 "An elaborate report by the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence" was entitled "The NRA: A Criminal's Best Friend" -- and why it is still true six years later: in its demonic effort to undo every reasonable effort to control firearms, the National Rifle Association is complicit in the 30,000 gun deaths perpetrated in the United States every year.
NCR also quotes the E.J. Dionne column I posted yesterday, and agrees with it wholeheartedly.
Isn't it time we stopped rewarding the NRA for intimidating reasonable people and responsible politicians?
NCR's editorial follows: